Good things come to those who work

Beyond the game, Wilt Chamberlain’s legacy lives on in the charitable spirit he stood for, the scholarships he made possible, and in you. The Wilt Chamberlain Memorial Fund invites you to carry on his legacy—and start your own.

Larger
than life

20,000 points. 4 MVP Awards. 2 World championships. But more impressive than the numbers was the man behind them. Wilt Chamberlain didn’t just change the game, he changed the lives of those around him. Through his Memorial Fund, his legacy lives on today.

College is calling

Each year, the Wilt Chamberlain Memorial Fund awards scholarships to students attending two or four-year institutions. To realize their dreams. Think you have what it takes to win one of our scholarships?

Hall of Fame Students

Meet the students who have taken their education to the next level with help from the Wilt Chamberlain Memorial Fund.

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One year ago today, @cbjsenior, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s personal counsel and speech writer, visited 76ers players and staff to speak on Dr. King's legacy and his role in the famous "I Have A Dream" speech.

@sixers | #NBAVoices

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Tonight’s @Toyota Military Salute of the Game is Staff Sergeant Nolan Lowe.

A 10-year member of the @USArmy, SSG Lowe followed in his parents’ footsteps in joining the military. For his dedicated service, he has received several Army Commendation Medals.

Theodosius Walker is tonight’s @ChickfilA Caring Kid of the Game!

A Camden, NJ native, Theodosius and his sister published their very own book titled ‘Xena's Adventure: Lost In the Woods’ in 2020. Proceeds from the book benefit local non-profits.

Join the @sixers in recognizing Master Sergeant Earl Scott as tonight’s @Toyota Military Salute of the Game!

MSgt Scott has served 28 years as part of the @USNavy and @usairforce, receiving the National Defense Service Medal for his dedicated service.

#SixersSalute MSgt Scott!

"Basketball was not on our minds."

Wali Jones & Wayne Embry reflect on Dr. King's legacy and The Day After MLK."

Listen and subscribe for the full conversation hosted by @DPommellsNBCS.

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Congratulations to Kiera from @CVCAPA for being named the Philly winner of our #MLKDay Expression Contest, presented by the Sixers Youth Foundation!

Kiera wrote a powerful essay about youth using their voices for change and never being too young to make a difference.

On Inauguration Day, following historic voter turnout across the country, @DocRivers reflects on the importance of participating in the democratic process.

Congratulations to 76ers Youth Foundation educator Melanie Young on being named a 2021 Fellow for @Learn_Fresh's Fellowship for Culturally Inclusive Education!

❝The inseparable twin of racial injustice is economic injustice.❞ - MLK, Jr.

We are excited to announce & accept applications from local Black-owned businesses for our Buy Black program.

Apply to be an official partner of the 76ers → https://t.co/5ATr5OOgl7

Nominate a local youth who has endured challenging circumstances and persevered to be our Caring Kid of the Game, presented by @ChickfilA!

NOMINATE TODAY: https://t.co/TM8qxaEJvz

Petty Officer Tiara Culp is tonight’s @Toyota Military Salute of the Game!

A third-generation member of the @USNavy, PO Culp has eight years of service to her name during which she helped commission the first of its kind aircraft, the USS Gerald R. Ford.

#SixersSalute

Do you know a local kid who has endured challenging circumstances and persevered?

If so, nominate them for the 76ers Caring Kid of the Game, presented by @ChickfilA!

NOMINATE TODAY: https://t.co/Nz3FMuJTDs

#SixersSalute Petty Officer First Class Michael Zelley as tonight’s @Toyota Military Salute of the Game!

During his seven years of service with the @USNavy, PO Zelley has been awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, Navy Expeditionary Medal and more.

This afternoon’s @Toyota Military Salute of the Game is Captain Robert Freeling.

Cpt. Freeling has served six years in the @USArmy. For his dedicated service, he has been awarded the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal and more!

@sixers | #HereTheyCome

First Lieutenant Jeffrey DeMareo is tonight's @Toyota Military Salute of the Game. 1LT DeMareo has served five years in the @USArmy, including as an Army Ranger.

#SixersSalute First Lieutenant Jeffrey DeMareo!